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An optimist is a driver who thinks that empty space at the curb won't have a hydrant beside it.

Author: Changing Times

Profession: American Business Magazine

In War: Resolution. In Defeat: Defiance. In Victory: Magnanimity. In Peace: Goodwill.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.

Author: Glenn Clark


You've got to sing like you don't need the money. You've got to love like you'll never get hurt. You've got to dance like there's nobody watching. You've got to come from the heart, if you want it to work.

Author: Susanna Clark


It's not the situation. It's your reaction to the situation.

Author: Robert Conklin

Profession: American Teacher, Author, Speaker

Life at any time can become difficult: life at any time can become easy. It all depends upon how one adjusts oneself to life.

Author: Morarji Desai (1896-18)

Profession: Indian Statesman, Prime Minister

It is not the position, but the disposition.

Author: J. E. Dinger


A man can believe a considerable deal of rubbish, and yet go about his daily work in a rational and cheerful manner.

Author: Norman Douglas (1868-1952)

Profession: British Author

To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.

Author: Golnik Eric


Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.

Author: Euripides

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

If you can react the same way to winning and losing, that's a big accomplishment. That quality is important because it stays with you the rest of your life, and there's going to be a life after tennis that's a lot longer than your tennis life.

Author: Chris Evert (1954)

Profession: American Tennis Player

It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.

Author: David Feherty


A positive attitude can really make dreams come true -- it did for me.

Author: Zina Garrison (1963)

Profession: American Tennis Player